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During my year abroad, will my computing account be kept open?

Yes. Your IT Services account will remain open while you are on your year abroad.

If you have access to the Internet at your overseas location then you should be able to keep in contact. You can read any email sent to your Sussex email address, using the Sussex webmail at

You can find a detailed guide to using Sussex webmail online at:

In addition you can continue to access your course material on Study Direct and information on Sussex Direct.

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Created by Caroline House on 27 July 2001 and last updated by Sandy Radford on 23 August 2016